Crop Optimization and High Tech Irrigation

September 27, 2019 | 10:30 am | Room 1 | Cultivation

Doug will be speaking about proven precision growing methods to optimize crop production, using irrigation strategies and other operational factors, to produce the best quality plants using the least amount of inputs.

He will educate participants on proper irrigation strategies and how irrigation and climate changes can be used to steer generative/vegetative growth for optimal quality and control.


Doug Jacobs, Technical Advisor, Grodan

Doug Jacobs is a Technical Advisor with Grodan. He provides expert consulting on proven Precision Growing methods to optimize crop production with Grodan rockwool growing media, proper irrigation and other operational factors to produce the best quality plants using the least amount of inputs.  He has extensive experience with indoor, outdoor, and greenhouse hydroponics, vertical farms, aquaculture, and CEA system design. He has developed systems for large corporate institutions, non-profits, universities and urban farms throughout North America. Doug showcases his passion and expertise as a featured writer in various national industry publications and as a US industry speaker.

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